May Math Contest
Sponsored by Mu Alpha Theta, Warren County Community College’s National Mathematics Honor Society
Prize: $10 Gift Card
Sponsored by Mu Alpha Theta
Warren County Community College’s
National Mathematics Honor Society
Simplify the following basic math question:
In order to be eligible to receive the $10 gift certificate you must produce the correct answer without the aid of a calculator, show ALL work (if you don’t include all work required to justify your answer, you will be disqualified even if your final answer is correct), and you must be a currently enrolled WCCC student. If more than one person answers the question correctly, including the proper work, then a winner will be chosen at random from these correct responses.
You can enter this contest in one of three ways.
- You can download and print out this page:
and submit your answer, including your work, to Dr. Phillips in person.
- Or you can bring your submission to the office of Academic Affairs and have it placed in Dr. Phillips’ mailbox.
- You also have the option of printing this page, filling everything out, and then scanning your submission and attaching it to an email addressed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The deadline for submissions is May 13, 2016.
The winner of the $10 gift card for March was Edwin Antunez.
The correct answer was 53. Students who produced the correct answer, including the proper work, were: Edwin Antunez, Rebecca Lambert, Erica Ward, George Miller, and Stasha Heinrich.